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Thinking About – Multiverses

A nice light topic for a Tuesday morning. As is often the case the talking stick session of our local moot has inspired me to write a blog post. Some people go down the pub to relax, watch a bit of Sky Sports on the big screen with a lager

Why am I Still a Druid?

I'm not a writer on the Patheos network but I regularly read the blog posts from the writers on their Pagan channel. They recently asked these writers to write an article saying why they were still a part of their religious/spiritual path. Every now and then it's good to ask these

The chances of anything coming from Mars

So just after a General Election what else are we going to talk about but UFOs and Aliens? "Engage Warp Drive". "Make it so". And off shoots the USS Enterprise using its amazing warp drive. Standing on Earth, looking up into space, seeing all of those stars shining in the

By | 2016-10-14T11:00:32+00:00 May 11th, 2015|Categories: science|Tags: , , , , , |3 Comments

Extraordinary claims require extraordinary research

Every now and then Richard Dawkins turns up in my Twitter feed. I don't follow him but people I know retweet him so occasionally I see his words. I think as a scientist he, and scientists like him, have lost their way. Science is a process, not a position of

By | 2016-10-14T11:00:34+00:00 April 27th, 2015|Categories: religion, science, spirituality|Tags: , , , , |11 Comments

Thinking About – Science and Religion

There are a few discussions happening on Facebook about science and religion and whether they can exist together, or whether science will make religion/spirituality redundant. I'm very happy that many of the born-again Atheists that, after reading The God Delusion, went on evangelical campaigns to convert the world to Dawkinsism

Time to Think!

When I wrote the song Only Human I had just finished watching an Horizon program about feral children. The actions of one of the scientists on the program had left me so angry that I had to find a creative outlet for all of that negative energy, and the song

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